byComtesse de Valois de La Motte, Jeanne de Saint-Remy.
Jeanne de Saint-Remy, Comtesse de la Motte, was a highly placed confidence woman whose greatest scam, the "Affair of the Diamond Necklace," sped the fall of the French monarchy. In spite of her self-serving and vengeful memoirs, published in England, most historians believe that she was guilty of the crimes of which she was convicted. The comtesse escaped to London and published her Memoirs, blaming Marie Antoinette for the whole affair; she died only five years later. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Jeanne de Saint-Remy, Comtesse de la Motte, Affair of the Diamond Necklace, Marie Antoinette
byFrancis Bragge. London: Printed for E. Curll, 1712.
ane Wenham was the last person prosecuted for witchcraft in England. She quarreled with her neighbors and then unwisely brought suit against the one who had called her "a witch and a bitch." Things went from bad to worse and she found herself charged, tried, and convicted of witchcraft. The judge obtained a reprieve, and then a pardon from the Queen. The case was a nexus of dispute â about the reality of witchcraft â and there was an outpouring of pamphlets, some of which described... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: witchcraft, trials
The Legend of "The Briar Rose": A Series of Pictures by E. Burne Jones, A.R.A.: Exhibited at Thos. Agnew & Sons' Galleries. [London : Thos. Agnew & Sons], 1890. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: WilliamMorris 1834-1896, Edward Coley Burne-Jones 1833-1898, Thos. Agnew and Sons Ltd, Sleeping...
Crab Eyes, Tailspin > Can't Seem to Find, Rebubula > Yodelittle > Head > Brent Black > Tailspin reprise > Where Does the Time Go > Rebubula E:Nebraska ( 5 reviews ) Source: Schoeps MK21(NOS)->KC5->CMC6->V3->Tascam HD-P2 (24/96)
Bill Graham Intro > Casey Jones, Me and My Uncle, Honky Tonk Women, Friend of the Devil, Cold Rain and Snow, King Bee, China Cat Sunflower > I Know You Rider, Hard To Handle*, Big Railroad Blues*+, Not Fade Away* > Goin' Down the Road Feelin' Bad* > Not Fade Away*, Frozen Logger, Mama Tried, Truckin'+ > The Other One+, Uncle John's Band+ ( 22 reviews ) Topic: Live concert Source: Soundboard